Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 55


  • Section: I - Accommodation and food service activities
  • Division: 55 - Accommodation


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 551 - Short term accommodation activities
  • 552 - Camping grounds, recreational vehicle parks and trailer parks
  • 559 - Other accommodation

Explanatory note

This division includes the provision of short-stay accommodation for visitors and other travellers. Also included is the provision of longer-term accommodation for students, workers and similar individuals. Some units may provide only accommodation while others provide a combination of accommodation, meals and/or recreational facilities.

This division excludes activities related to the provision of long-term primary residences in facilities such as apartments typically leased on a monthly or annual basis classified in Real Estate (section L).

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